Teenage Passenger Killed in Jefferson Parish Crash

Shortly after 5:00 pm on July 13, 2019, Louisiana State Police Troop B investigated a fatal crash on LA 45 near Dolores Dr. in Jefferson Parish. The crash claimed the life of 19-year-old Ryan Moliere Jr. of Pointe à la Hache. The initial investigation revealed that 24-year-old Jarell Sino of Braithwaite was southbound on LA […]

JEFFERSON PARISH FINAL HURRICANE BARRY UPDATE

Today, Jefferson Parish public works crews continued to prepare the parish for 4 to 6 inches of rain by cleaning an additional 3,850 catch basins bringing the total number of basins cleaned this year to 31,850. The potential for heavy rain fall still exists and residents should continue to be weather aware. Grand Isle, Lafitte, […]

Disturbance Becomes Tropical Storm Barry

BULLETIN Tropical Storm Barry Advisory Number 5 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL022019 1000 AM CDT Thu Jul 11 2019 …DISTURBANCE BECOMES TROPICAL STORM BARRY… …DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, HEAVY RAINS, AND WIND CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTH-CENTRAL GULF COAST… SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…27.8N 88.7W ABOUT 95 MI…150 KM SSE OF […]

Car Hits Utility Pole Knocking Power Out to 2,700 in Harvey and Gretna Area on West Bank of Jefferson Parish Monday Evening, Entergy Says

A car stuck a utility pole around 6:30pm this evening knocking out power to 2,700 customers. According to a statement from an Entergy LA representative, there are approximately 70 customers currently without power in the Harvey and Gretna area. The outage was caused when a vehicle hit a pole in that area shortly after 6:30 […]